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Chandler

“I needed a drink, I needed a lot of life insurance, I needed a vacation, I needed a home in the country. What I had was a coat, a hat and a gun. 15 altre parole

Poetry

Double Indemnity: Double the Fun 70 Years Later

Turns out the insurance business is a hell of a lot more interesting than most of us think.

Between the wise-cracking salesmen, the dangerous women, the tough-as-nails claims adjusters, and all the schemes, twists, and intrigue, it’s no wonder that premiums tend to spiral out of control. 949 altre parole

Motion Picture Production Code

Last Call -- Semi Inspired Goofiness

“The more you reason the less you create.”
— Raymond Chandler 159 altre parole

Art

Quick Quotes #140

The faster I write the better my output. If I’m going slow I’m in trouble. It means I’m pushing the words instead of being pulled by them.  – Raymond Chandler

In English- Please.

4 Shots From 4 Films: The Big Sleep, The Lady In The Lake, The Long Goodbye, The Big Sleep

Happy belated birthday, Raymond Chandler.  These four shots from four films show four different versions of Chandler’s most famous creation, P.I. Philip Marlowe.

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Film

Classic Hollywood Birthdays

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Albert Warner, film executive and one of the founding members of Warner Bros. Studios (1883-1967)
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Raymond Chandler… 52 altre parole

Classic Hollywood Birthdays